The B&C 2010 Next Wave of Leaders

Our annual list of rising industry stars who are already remaking the way television is created, built and delivered.
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appropriate phrase for the television industry in
2010 and beyond. Economic optimism is being
propelled by innovative thoughts on how best to
renew and refresh models, and move businesses
forward. Everything from 3D tech to its delivery,
online video, retrans deals and multi-platform
presentations is shifting.

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Helping guide the way is a rising
group of
leaders who understand that sameness no longer leads to success. The 13
game-changers on
this year's list have already made an impact.
They develop series, handle brand integration,
spearhead digital technology, help rebrand networks,
bridge multi-platform worlds, maximize
revenue potential, negotiate huge buys, exploit
the power of the Web and spread the power of
local TV.

In other words, they challenge-a quality most
in need during this next wave of the industry.

Chris Allen, VP/Video Innovation Director, Starcom

Mike Biard, Executive VP, Affiliate Sales And Marketing, Fox

Maureen Bosetti, Executive VP/National Broadcast Director,

Lenny Daniels, Executive VP/COO, Turner Sports

Holly Jacobs, Executive VP Of U.S. Reality And Syndicated
Programming, Sony Pictures Television

Scott Koondel, President Of Distribution, CBS Television

Ezra Kucharz, President Of Local Digital Media, CBS

Tony Maciulis, Producer, CBS News

Laura Nathanson, Executive VP, AD Sales, ABC Family

Beth Roberts, Executive VP, NBC Universal Cable
Entertainment And Universal Cable Productions Business Affairs

Susan Rovner, Executive VP Of Development, Warner Bros.

Tina Silvestri, Local Media Senior VP Of Operations, NBC

Nick Troiano, President, Blackarrow